Lecturer - Germanic Languages and Literatures


Arts and Sciences | Germanic Languages and Literatures

Summary of Duties:

Appointment terms are up to three academic years beginning in Autumn 2022, with the possibility of renewals based on positive performance and department needs. A full-time (100%) appointment entails teaching four language courses per semester. Teaching duties include in-person and online German language courses at the beginning and intermediate levels.

Required qualifications:

Master’s degree or PhD in German Studies; native or near-native fluency in German; record of excellence in teaching college level German language courses; strong understanding of current best practices in world language pedagogy; willingness and ability to teach either in-person or online language courses as needed; ability to work collegially and effectively with students and colleagues from diverse backgrounds as well as foster an inclusive classroom and working environment.

Application Instructions:

Submit the following required materials via Workday application: https://osujoblinks.com/7p04

  • brief cover letter that explicitly addresses the summary of duties and qualifications;
  • curriculum vitae;
  • 2-3 recent, complete sets of teaching evaluations from students; and
  • teaching philosophy that discusses world language teaching and how it informs your classroom instruction
  • 2 letters of reference

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. For additional information related to these positions, please contact Professor Robert Holub, Chair of Germanic Languages and Literatures (holub.5@osu.edu).

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment and encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium To build a diverse workforce Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. EEO/AA employee

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